The Pandemic World: A chance to be better

The Pandemic World: A chance to be better

I have read the bloggers who say that the silver lining in COVID-19 is that we are realizing that we are all part of one family. Sure, we are a human family, and some are the rich relations. And the richer relatives probably rarely speak of, much less to, the homeless...
Maritime Disputes and International Law

Maritime Disputes and International Law

Closing speech by J. Ramos-Horta Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and former President ASEAN REGIONAL FORUM WORKSHOP ON MARITIME DISPUTES AND INTERNATIONAL LAW Dili, 27-28 February 2020 Welcome and thanks Good afternoon esteemed ladies and gentlemen Our much esteemed and...
South Korea: No Shortcuts to Peace

South Korea: No Shortcuts to Peace

There are no shortcuts to peace but All is possible when we persevere and keep the faith Keynote speech By J. Ramos-Horta Former President of Timor-Leste , Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 1996) At the PyeongChang Peace Forum (2020), Republic of Korea As always, I am...
Speech at Jeju (South Korea) Conference

Speech at Jeju (South Korea) Conference

Overcoming Legacies of the Past, Promoting Reconciliation and Peace in the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia   Speech by J. Ramos-Horta 1996 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate (1996), former Prime Minister and President of Timor-Leste* Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,  ...